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Herb and Salt-Rubbed Dry Brine Turkey

This Herb and Salt-Rubbed Dry Brined Turkey comes out so moist and flavorful, with crispy golden skin and juicy tender meat. Herb and Salt-Rubbed Dry Brine Turkey Want an easy turkey recipe that’s moist and flavorful? Try dry brining! Rather than wet brining a turkey, dry brining is so much easier and less messy! (more…) […]

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Turkey Pot Pie with Stuffing Crust

Turkey Pot Pie with Stuffing Crust is a fun twist on a turkey pot pie, made with diced turkey and veggies simmered in a creamy sauce and finished with a stuffing topping. Turkey Pot Pie with Stuffing Crust This Turkey Pot Pie with Stuffing Crust is a great way to get your favorite Thanksgiving foods in […]

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Lightened Up Green Bean Casserole

This holiday season enjoy a lighter, healthier version of the classic green bean casserole recipe made from scratch with no canned soup. Green Bean Casserole You will love this modern take on the classic! The perfect side dish to accompany your Thanksgiving Turkey along with all the fixins like Sweet Potato Casserole, Cranberry Sauce, Stuffing […]

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7 Day Healthy Meal Plan (Nov 9-15)

A free 7-day, flexible weight loss meal plan including breakfast, lunch and dinner and a shopping list. All recipes include calories and updated WW Smart Points. 7-Day Healthy Meal Plan I can’t believe it is November! The weather seems to be pretty crazy lately too, I have friends who are already getting snow! There is […]

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Smashed Sweet Potatoes

Smashed Sweet Potatoes, seasoned with thyme are smashed after roasting and then sprinkled with Parmesan for a savory-sweet side dish. Smashed Sweet Potatoes These Savory Smashed Sweet Potatoes are so good! Notice how I said “smashed” and not “mashed.” These are not mashed sweet potatoes, although I do have recipes for traditional mashed potatoes. These […]

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Pumpkin Pistachio Energy Balls

These no-bake Pumpkin Pistachio Energy Balls literally taste like little bites of pumpkin pie. Made with cashews, pistachios, dates, pumpkin and spices. Pumpkin Pistachio Energy Balls You can whip these up in less than 15 minutes. They’re perfect for a morning or afternoon snack, or for an after-dinner dessert. I store my energy balls in […]

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Crustless Sausage and Spinach Quiche

This Crustless Sausage and Spinach Quiche with Italian chicken sausage, spinach and cheese is an easy and healthy recipe for breakfast, brunch, or dinner. Crustless Sausage and Spinach Quiche Spinach and Ricotta Quiche and Chicken Quiche are so popular on my site, but I often get asked how to make it crustless. For this low-carb […]

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7 Day Healthy Meal Plan (Nov 2-8)

A free 7-day, flexible weight loss meal plan including breakfast, lunch and dinner and a shopping list. All recipes include calories and updated WW Smart Points. 7-Day Healthy Meal Plan As the weather starts to turn cold I love pulling out comfy sweaters and recipes for comfort food. There is nothing quite like warming up […]